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Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Very Nice Hotel, Clean, and Very Relaxing. the ONLY thing i didn't like is how the receptionist and security meet the guest. even they were very polite and nice, but it is like going to an amusement park.. they are soon strict on the number of people per reservation. I had a driver dropping me off, and they gave us...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for sharing your constructive feedback with us. I regret that we couldn't earn your 5 star ranking and meet your expectations in all aspects. Please accept my sincere apologies for any inconvenience occurred by our security or Front Office team, the goal behind our gates rules is to protect our guests privacy as much...

Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

The hotel situated on the unique place of the lowest point on earth at the Dead Sea which is already making it very special. The hotel has a very stylish and wonderful design , different restaurants and bars, very well equipped gym and absolutely amazing beach. The Anantara spa which is located here is one of the kind wish a...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback about us. I highly appreciate your attentive description about Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea and proud that we succeeded to exceed your expectations. I would like to thank you for sharing this lovely picture with us which I hope it would remain a good memory about our hotel....

Amman, Jordan
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Great staff. Great service. It's obvious this hotel cares about making their guests feel welcome, happy and well served. This is what will keep your guests coming back :) Ishtar Superior Rooms are quite spacious as are their bathrooms. They are quiet and perfect for relaxing. They are also perfectly located closest to the beach as well as a few...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for this encouraging and warm review. We do believe in personalized service and our aim is to accommodate each and every guest with an unforgettable holiday in this unique place- the Dead Sea. I am pleased that you liked our Italian Restaurant Ashur and that you got the time and chance to...

Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We recently held our global conference at this hotel and it was truly wonderful. The hotel looked after every detail and nothing was too much trouble. The facilities are amazing, the location is stunning and the attention to detail in the service is second to none. Jordan felt very safe and I do plan to go back there soon with...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for leaving a feedback following your recent stay with us. It was such a great pleasure having the chance of meeting you and accommodate you with a smooth stay. We are looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future, Warmest regards, Sebastien Mariette General Manager

Saint Paul
Reviewed 18 July 2015

I stayed here with a friend of mine for a couple of nights. It was my first time at the Dead Sea, and it was a marvelous experience. From the gorgeous lobby, the huge bedroom with the wooden balcony screen that opens up to the night sky and the long, straight pool at the main building, there were many aspects...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such an extensive review with us. First of all, I am thrilled that you choose our hotel to celebrate such a special occasion and that we succeeded to make it even more special. I am pleased to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and got the chance...

Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

I really dont know how to start talking about this piece of Art ! Starting from the reservation till the check out i never had a treatment the way they gave me ! Super Amazing staff ! Its all started when i decided to go directly from the airport to the hotel and i was expecting to reach early to...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Firas, Thank you for sharing your extensive experience with us. I really enjoyed reading your review and learning about your journey with us. I would like to thank you for praising our staff, who works hard to meet guests expectations, trying to leave good memories about our hotel. I am glad that you could have the time and chance...

Reviewed 18 July 2015

this place is just amazing. I wish i had enough money to buy me a piece of it and just live there. The round infinity pool is amazing and tanning there was such a nice time. The access to dead sea is great. But the best experience was the spa and I recommend it. As for food, the thai place...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. I am very proud that we could meet your expectations and provide you with a faultless yet memorable stay. We are very pleased we got the chance of welcoming you and we hope to see you again. Regards, Sebastien Mareitte General Manager

Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 July 2015

The Hotel is wonderful. The chef is fantastic and all the food we had was delicious. The service is a real 5 star and we were looked after like the kings. Spa is really great and the spa team is wonderful and caring. They organise morning yoga sessions and it's the best start of the day. Jordan is very very...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your lovely experience with us. We are very proud that we succeeded to accommodate you with a smooth and memorable stay and we hope to always remain part of your memoirs about your trip to Jordan. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Sebastien Mariette General...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 16 July 2015

On the first day I had an amazing greet from the Director of Spa. All the tiredness I felt from a long flight gone just like that. (Thank you Seema :) Although, there was a little bit of a water temperature problem in the shower, where I had to stop in the middle of showering. It was due to the...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Anna, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review and share your experience with us. I am very pleased that you have enjoyed your time with us and that you could have the chance to rejuvenate at our "The Ishtar Spa by Resense" , which is considered ​one of ​the biggest spa in...

Reviewed 15 July 2015

i have stayed in many hotels in my life but this was one of the best hotels i have ever stayed in , the service and the stuff from the first moment checking in until the last day were so polite nice and helpful . the rooms so clean with a great big space big comfortable beds and a big...

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Sebastien , General Manager at Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review and share your experience with us. First of all, I would like to thank you for sharing those lovely pictures with us and I hope they will always remain good memories about your trip to Jordan. I have to say that I am very...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Kempinski Hotel Ishtar gives you the opportunity to enjoy its riches where Queen of Sheba and Cleopatra once strived to unravel mystery. Situated gracefully on the shores of the largest spa in the world the Dead Sea, unique for its ozone-rich air, mineral sea water and ultra-violet filtered sunshine. Surely there is no region on earth where nature and history have more wonderfully conspired, where so exciting drama has obtained a so beautiful theatre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea

Address: Dead Sea Road | Dead Sea, Sweimah 11194, Jordan
Region: Jordan > Dead Sea Region > Sweimah
Price Range: $262 - $528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea 5*
Number of rooms: 345
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Also Known As:
Kempinski Hotel Amman
Kempinski Hotel Ishtar Dead Sea Jordan
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Sweimah
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Sweimah
#1 Business Hotel in Sweimah
#1 Spa Hotel in Sweimah
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“Go for a Villa - they are amazing and have almost a walk in pool at their balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles TravisS267, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Suites down by the pools are best”
 of 5 bubbles helenp17, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ishtar Village”
  • Double Room
  • Private Patio/Terrace
  • Shower Stall
  • Nice Large Bathroom
 of 5 bubbles faarias, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Villas are nicer (more expensive) but right by the pool and facilities without having to cross over the road and go through reception.”
 of 5 bubbles ajf780, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Staying in the Ishtar village is absolutely worth the extra money.”
 of 5 bubbles thomascE6395DO, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
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